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LEIPOLDT, Christiaan Frederick Louis   28 December 1880-12 April 1947

Leipoldt was an Africaans poet and a doctor specialising in paediatrics. His birth and death dates are from "Christiaan Frederick Louis Leipoldt (28 Des. 1880-12 April 1947) Bibliografie' by S. W. R. Du Toit, [Cape Town]: Universiteit van Kaapstad, Skool vir Biblioteekwese, November 1947.% 2464

  • Common-sense dietetics
  • Subjects: gastronomy,

    • 1. Common-sense | dietetics | by | C. Louis Leipoldt, F.R.C.S.Eng.
      London: Williams and Norgate; 1911
      18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii [viii] ix-xii, 1-243   Green cloth  
      GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
      US:   ICJ  

      For this author dietetics is not just the science but also the art of feeding and a good proportion of the text is devoted to gastronomic matters. Chapters include "The general principles of dietetics', "The physiology of digestion', "Diet in relation to age, work, and environment', "Fasting and overfeeding', "Diet fads and fallacies', "The commoner food-stuffs', "Drinks and drinking', "The preparation of food', "The art of dining', "Famous diners and their cooks' and "Diet in relation to disease'.

    • 2. — The belly book | or diner's guide | by | C. Louis Leipoldt | F.R.C.S. Eng., D. Litt.
      London: Williams and Norgate Ltd; [1936]
      18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-vi] vii-xv [xvi] xvii-xx, 1-298   Rebound  
      GB:   LB   *LCS   LoEN   OB  
      US:   NN   LU   KMK   DNAL   CU  

      Printed on the verso of the title-page is "First published (as "Common-sense dietetics") in 1911 < Revised and enlarged edition, 1936'. There is a bibliography on pages 279-288.% 2466

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